The Bizarre Disappearance of Bobby Dunbar

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  • BuzzFeed Unsolved Network
    BuzzFeed Unsolved Network  10 months ago +4066

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    • Béñ Säñçhèz
      Béñ Säñçhèz Day ago

      Do the murdered and forgotten case of Kern County in the 1980'S

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      Savannah Cruz 9 days ago

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    • Ingrid Lampton
      Ingrid Lampton 9 days ago +1

      Nobody was kidnapped in this case. More or less traded. When Bobby initially went missing, he was pulled aside by his father. His father took him to the edge of the woods where he was given to a man who would take Bobby to his new home, as his father thought Bobby was a waste of space. He returned to where the group was and immediately started ‘searching’ but of course with no intent of finding Bobby. Meanwhile, he was given away to the Andersons who made him work along with the 2 other children for money because the Andersons were unfortunately very poor. The Andersons often got angry with Bobby so they often beat him. One day the beat him a little too hard and he died. Meanwhile in Louisiana things got out of hand publicly. People were raving about the disappearance of this Bobby Dunbar and wanted the latest updates. The Dunbar’s realized this was a great money maker so he found the guy he shipped Bobby off with and asked who he gave Bobby to. He answered so the Dunbar father went to go find the Andersons and once he did he had some shocking news for him. Bobby had died. Bobbys father offered them money to keep it a secret that he sent Bobby away and they couldn’t refuse as they were penniless. Bobby’s father then found a Bobby look alike and in the midst of getting the look alike back to the Andersons, they were caught. The Dunbar’s didn’t want any bad light to be shown on them so they framed the Andersons of kidnapping him. The Andersons couldn’t get the police too involved or else they would find the real Bobby’s body, they also didn’t have any money therefore no power in the situation. Bobby reacted negatively towards the Dunbar mother and Anderson mother because he was really kidnapped from his home, but once he saw the pony and his bike he kept his mouth shut. The whole town did. Though the whole town knew that wasn’t good ol heavy, they didn’t say anything because the Dunbar’s were rich and had the press’s sympathy on their side. (This is just a theory but if I got it right then that would be crazy, also thanks for reading all the way like dang you hung on)

    • Gaming Yeet
      Gaming Yeet 20 days ago

      I was watching this and I live in Miami Florida and i saw and heard a blue electro plasma explosion outside the window with dark blue clouds and light blue lines and the zone it happened was 1 inch away from the window the whole placed trampled this note is just in case if something happened

    • fraai
      fraai Month ago

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  • Desmond Low
    Desmond Low 4 hours ago

    He probably ran away from home because his mom didn't buy what he wanted - pony and a bicycle. Then, the boy ran away from home but got attacked by a bear in the forest but somehow managed to survive the blow to the head, causing him to experience memory lost. Then anderson family found him and adopted him.

  • White Rabbit
    White Rabbit 5 hours ago

    Easy, he was just chillin at Area 51

  • Hug0 InFocused
    Hug0 InFocused 9 hours ago

    Maybe bobby got abused by the kidnapper until he forgot about his own family?

  • bang sondre
    bang sondre 9 hours ago

    And They Gave Me A Pony

  • Mallory
    Mallory 12 hours ago

    if you can't even identify your child what kind of parent are you??

  • A.P.
    A.P. 23 hours ago

    “Opal-loosus”

  • Bills.
    Bills. Day ago +4

    Bobby is in Area 51.
    Case solved.
    We'll find him in September

  • HyperGenixx
    HyperGenixx Day ago

    Was he brainwashed to think he’s not Bobby?

  • Sergio Martinez
    Sergio Martinez Day ago +1

    Worst documentary ever. The banter between both is annoying and inappropriate, and the narration's vocal inflections are annoying, sounds like you are putting periods in the middle of a sentence. Also the cinematographer needs to learn to focus.

  • Serasia
    Serasia 2 days ago

    When I was twelve I saw a girl in a an American Girls gardening magazine who I was kinda scared to see I looked very similar to. And when my older sisters and I watched Indian in the Cupboard, they said the main character Omri was my male counterpart. We both had really curly, short hair. That was also creepy. But I think kids look similar sometimes when they’re really young.

  • Taylor
    Taylor 2 days ago

    What if Paul Mizzi actually kidnapped Bobby and had him hidden away somewhere. That's why there was no evidence of clothing and a body. Paul just pretended to help search for Bobby when he knew where he was this whole time. He was close with Dunbar and was the last person to be seen with him. While all the other kids with them were playing around Paul snuck off with Bobby held him somewhere then went back to the kids and acted normal so when they made back to the house that's when they noticed he Bobby was missing. I think Paul had a big part in Bobby disappearing.

  • maria.elena
    maria.elena 2 days ago

    imagine knowing you’re not who you say you are and then Naming Your Child your fake name ???

  • Alan J
    Alan J 3 days ago

    The people back then are real Dory's

  • Noxus Designs
    Noxus Designs 3 days ago

    slenderman exists confirmed

  • Daniel Portillo Chavez

    They used dynamite because his ball gladder would release air and make the body float

  • craigyjustine
    craigyjustine 3 days ago

    Wow, this is the most interesting case in a while. Damnnnnnn

  • Brook Stevens
    Brook Stevens 4 days ago +2

    Julia Anderson: hey I think you accidentally took my son :)
    Lessie: no hablo English

  • Luis Espino
    Luis Espino 4 days ago

    The deer was Bobby Dunbar

    That's a fucked up joke

  • Addalee Horton
    Addalee Horton 4 days ago

    Ok, but what if “Bobby Dunbar’s” wife cheated on him, got pregnant, and claimed it was his child? And theeeeen that’s the same child who later decided to get dna tested. So that could’ve been why it didn’t match? Idk maybe it’s too far fetched

  • MJ 3
    MJ 3 4 days ago

    This case wasn’t even weird

  • Myasia Stephens
    Myasia Stephens 5 days ago

    I mean she could have done a test on him asking question about the past instead of saying that’s her boy

  • Asian Powa
    Asian Powa 5 days ago

    He was abducted by aliens

  • Jessica Simpson
    Jessica Simpson 5 days ago

    One flaw about a bear getting him is: bears don’t hunt. They’re scavengers. Pretty much only polar bears hunt I think.

  • Hero Paws
    Hero Paws 5 days ago

    This case would be easy DNA test. Case closed. Eyes can get smaller. Its a medical condishion invalving alergys. I have it in one eye.

  • Sweetle pie.3.
    Sweetle pie.3. 5 days ago

    I live close to hub city

  • josh cosner
    josh cosner 5 days ago

    y is shane (idk how to spell his name) whering (i cant spell dat eather)
    a flower shirt?

    • Brook Stevens
      Brook Stevens 4 days ago

      josh cosner to look beautiful lol (btw you spelled his name right :) and whering is spelled wearing )

  • raven Beasley
    raven Beasley 5 days ago +1

    I love y'alls videos ❤

  • kylie M
    kylie M 5 days ago

    what if the actual bobby dunbar was still out there

  • Terena Rosa
    Terena Rosa 6 days ago

    The Dunbar family seemed more stable and together. I would have said I was Dunbar too.

  • Alonzo Airball
    Alonzo Airball 7 days ago

    Lmao

  • Jennifer Rose Mendoza-Livelo

    how did bobbys mom get sick because he was missing??this channal just keeps getting more confusing and confusing

  • Sophie Kroezen
    Sophie Kroezen 7 days ago

    my question is, why didn't they ask the boy if his name was what the lady was? if he didn't respond to Bobby Dunbar, why not see if he responded to the other names?

  • Yoongle Ho3
    Yoongle Ho3 7 days ago +2

    Could’ve been psychological trauma that made the boy forget everyone and just accept that he will be bobby Dunbar now :/ I mean, if I was being whipped and on the street with no shoes, I’d also want the life where he was loved by the whole town

  • Kimberly Pantoja
    Kimberly Pantoja 7 days ago +1

    I really don’t understand how a mother would have trouble identifying her own child. I mean if their child had been missing for many many years and he looked somewhat different then I could kind of understand, but a few months??? Can a child really change that much in a few months?

  • ツkєєzч
    ツkєєzч 7 days ago

    He spelled lose wrong

  • Socks
    Socks 7 days ago

    Im Bobby Dunbar

  • CrashedUpZach
    CrashedUpZach 7 days ago

    How do you not know if that was the human being that came out your vagina or not....?

  • Wise_Ducky
    Wise_Ducky 8 days ago +2

    Damn this was a good one
    It was more conclusive

  • Andrenne Harbin
    Andrenne Harbin 8 days ago

    I don’t understand how these women can’t recognize their own children 0.0

  • tiabkcilc
    tiabkcilc 8 days ago

    how do these people not know what their child looks like

  • Alaine Rondi
    Alaine Rondi 9 days ago +2

    I have never heard boy so much in my life

  • Eleanor Lofte
    Eleanor Lofte 9 days ago

    I think it would be interesting to here your take on the disappearance case of Lyric Cook and Elizabeth Collins from Evansdale, IA. Their bodies would turn up but what happened to them is still unknown.

  • iloveducks
    iloveducks 9 days ago

    This was a mildly satisfying case

  • Caleb Miller6873
    Caleb Miller6873 9 days ago

    The true crime here is that y’all don’t realize if you use dynamite in a lake it makes stuff float to the top... I can’t believe nobody’s ever taken y’all fishing

  • Ingrid Lampton
    Ingrid Lampton 9 days ago +2

    Nobody was kidnapped in this case. More or less traded. When Bobby initially went missing, he was pulled aside by his father. His father took him to the edge of the woods where he was given to a man who would take Bobby to his new home, as his father thought Bobby was a waste of space. He returned to where the group was and immediately started ‘searching’ but of course with no intent of finding Bobby. Meanwhile, he was given away to the Andersons who made him work along with the 2 other children for money because the Andersons were unfortunately very poor. The Andersons often got angry with Bobby so they often beat him. One day the beat him a little too hard and he died. Meanwhile in Louisiana things got out of hand publicly. People were raving about the disappearance of this Bobby Dunbar and wanted the latest updates. The Dunbar’s realized this was a great money maker so he found the guy he shipped Bobby off with and asked who he gave Bobby to. He answered so the Dunbar father went to go find the Andersons and once he did he had some shocking news for him. Bobby had died. Bobbys father offered them money to keep it a secret that he sent Bobby away and they couldn’t refuse as they were penniless. Bobby’s father then found a Bobby look alike and in the midst of getting the look alike back to the Andersons, they were caught. The Dunbar’s didn’t want any bad light to be shown on them so they framed the Andersons of kidnapping him. The Andersons couldn’t get the police too involved or else they would find the real Bobby’s body, they also didn’t have any money therefore no power in the situation. Bobby reacted negatively towards the Dunbar mother and Anderson mother because he was really kidnapped from his home, but once he saw the pony and his bike he kept his mouth shut. The whole town did. Though the whole town knew that wasn’t good ol heavy, they didn’t say anything because the Dunbar’s were rich and had the press’s sympathy on their side. (This is just a theory but if I got it right then that would be crazy, also thanks for reading all the way like dang you hung on)

  • JoshThreeTimes
    JoshThreeTimes 9 days ago +1

    All the boys that was with him at the lake killed him

  • Rainレーイン
    Rainレーイン 10 days ago

    A mother would know her own son

  • WNST Juvy
    WNST Juvy 10 days ago +1

    Slenderman did it

  • Taosif Irfan
    Taosif Irfan 10 days ago

    this episode was so good

  • Charlotte M
    Charlotte M 10 days ago +4

    no one:
    absolutely nobody:
    not a single soul:
    lessie: *i feel incredibly faint*

  • Lu Ji Ku
    Lu Ji Ku 10 days ago

    there was this thing where it was thought that the explosion could bring the body to the surface by dislodging them or causing a bloating that would lead to them floating up ^^

  • Gacha Sun
    Gacha Sun 10 days ago

    He really triggered me how he was pronouncing Opelousas

  • juni a.
    juni a. 11 days ago +1

    bobby’s mom be like *faint noise*

  • tabassum khan
    tabassum khan 11 days ago +7

    I would like to have a moment of silence for the lost Bobby Dunbar

    😔✊

  • Sherlock Holmes
    Sherlock Holmes 11 days ago

    Am I the only one who feels bad for that deer and the alligators?

  • Emily Reed
    Emily Reed 11 days ago

    That pronunciation of opelousas just kills me 😂 I live in Eunice, the next time over. (15 min drive)

  • bruno casaretto
    bruno casaretto 12 days ago +1

    what if Alonzo accidentally shot Bobby and killed him and the other boys helped him get rid of the body. or maybe he ran away idk

  • Cassie
    Cassie 12 days ago

    If only they had dna tests

  • Funpenguintime Roblox and more

    I just want to know what happened to him, I wish I was him so I could know what happened

  • burnt croissant
    burnt croissant 12 days ago

    This ladys gunna give me a pony? This is my mom

  • yensi johnson
    yensi johnson 12 days ago

    I’m so confused

  • Cristhian Ramos
    Cristhian Ramos 12 days ago

    2019 suckers

  • Megaladon 0047
    Megaladon 0047 12 days ago

    17:59

  • Ty Taylor
    Ty Taylor 12 days ago

    Chthulu

  • Gnome
    Gnome 13 days ago

    I still dont understand why no one that went to the lake with them was questioned especially paul mizzi

  • Spaghetti Souls
    Spaghetti Souls 13 days ago

    If this alleged Bobby Dunbar had a child and his bloodline lived on, can’t that person take a dna test?

    If he did. I dunno

  • Tushi Gupta
    Tushi Gupta 13 days ago +1

    Can u do indian national museum?????? Plssss

  • Jeremiah Vincent Brazil

    Its like the changeling

  • Isabella Cool Person
    Isabella Cool Person 13 days ago

    God this is the most Louisiana case ever